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Glenn Montgomery

Writer - Film / Drama

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Glenn is a Dublin-based screenwriter. His first short, Joyriders, won Best First Irish Short, Galway Film Fleadh, 2006 and Best Short Film, Irish Film & TV Award 2007. His first feature film as screenwriter The Other Side of Sleep (co-writer/director Rebecca Daly), received its world premiere during Directors Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival 2011. His next feature, Mammal, starring Rachel Griffiths and Barry Keoghan, premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and their third feature together premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. Glenn is currently working on scripts for several projects including a film with Savage Productions with director Andreas Dalsgaard, and two new co-written projects with Rebecca Daly and Lee Cronin. Glenn was selected for the BBC TV Drama Writers’ Programme 2017-2018. Glenn is currently working with Lee Cronin on an original TV series.



Title TBA
Wild Atlantic

Feature film in development with Screen Ireland funding

Tailored Films

Horror TV series in development.

Wild Atlantic Pictures

TV thriller with Lee Cronin in development with Wild Atlantic Pictures


A High Place
Screen Ireland

Development of the film with regular collaborator Writer/Director Rebecca Daly.

Soul Hunter
Savage Productions

Original feature in development

The Midnight Choir
Fastnet Films

Feature in development.

Screen Ireland

Feature film. Writer.

Savage Heart
Underground Films

Feature film. Producer Rachel Lysaght. In development.

Good Favour (2017)
SP Films

Feature film. Co-writer / director Rebecca Daly. Premiered at Toronto International Film Festival September 2017 and playing at Dublin International Film Festival in February 2018.

Mammal (2015)
Fastnet Films

Feature film, producers Macdara Kelleher/John Kelleher. Director/co-writer Rebecca Daly. Completed and premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival

The Other Side of Sleep (2010)
Fastnet Films

Feature film. Produced by Morgan Bushe and Macdara Kelleher. Directed and co-written by Rebecca Daly.
Selected: Director’s Fortnight Cannes, 2011
Toronto Film Festival, 2011
Galway Film Fleadh 2011

Joyriders (2006)
Halflight Productions / Short Cuts Scheme

Short film. Producer by Rachel Lysaght. Directed and co-written by Rebecca Daly.
Winner: Best First Irish Short, Galway Film Fleadh, 2006
Best Short Film, Irish Film and Television Award 2007
Best Actress Festival du Courts Metrages Bruxelles 2007


Angel in the Outlands
Left Bank Pictures / BBC

Developed an original TV Drama as part of BBC TV Drama Writers’ Programme.